Language - Kurdish
Language at a glance: Kurdish
- In 2011 there were 2,224 people in New South Wales who spoke Kurdish.
- There was a 18.4% increase in the number of people who spoke Kurdish since 2006 (from 1,879).
- 10.1% of the population who spoke Kurdish arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were more men who spoke Kurdish (1,149) than women (1,075).
- 37.1% of the population who spoke Kurdish were children (under 19 years of age), 41.9% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 21.0% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Kurdish
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Kurdish||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Kurdish %||Number||Kurdish %||2006 to 2011|
|The Hills Shire||91||0.1||48||0.0||+43||8|
|New South Wales||2,224||0.0||1,879||0.0||+345||40|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.